Thursday, August 24, 2006

Jesus on the Mount of Olives Altar

Further to the posting on Iconoclasm and Liturgy, I have finally found an example of a Marmon altar, this one located in Muenster. There are hundreds of similar altars in Germany. There were thousands more before the 1960s. Posted by Picasa

Monastery for Dummies


After the Tridentine Mass for Dummies, the Monastery of Walkenried where the former abbey has been turned into a museum and concert centre.

The contents of the museum are excellent but it is no substitute for the real thing.